Andhra Pradesh witnessed a spike in COVID-19 cases in a day with the toll mounting to 40 on Tuesday. As per reports, all the 17 returnees from Delhi’s Nizamuddin tested positive for coronavirus. According to medical bulletin by the health department, 14 of the 17 new positive cases had either attended the meeting at Delhi or the contacts of those who attended the meet. Almost all of them are from Prakasam and Guntur districts.
More details of these patients are currently being traced and will be updated soon, it said.